Yankee Maid


  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

  • Photo by Carlos Ayento; taken at Brighton Park Iris

ORIGINATOR: Fred Gadd

INTRODUCED: 1974

CLASS: Tall Bearded

HEIGHT: 34"

BLOOM SEASON: Midseason

DESCRIPTION: Purple, flushed red; ruffled F.; black beard.

PARENTAGE: Yankee Boy X (Jean Boyd Fittz x (Indiana Night x Black Diamond))

AWARDS: Honorable Mention 1977

PBF: Unknown

INTERESTING INFO:
From the American Iris Society Bulletin for April 1974, Wethersfield Iris Advertisement: This purple seedling of Yankee Boy had four branches plus terminal. RTG '72.